The purpose of this program is to inform nurses and social workers about interventions for a family with an infant in the NICU, focusing on up-to-date stress management and coping interventions in pediatric and neonatal evidence-based practice. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Describe the common needs and stressors of parents with an infant in the NICU
- Discuss parental stress and its relationship to infant and family health
- Explain interventions for parental stress and coping and how to use them in practice
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and social workers.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.